Joshua Harris

Baltimore City Power Rankings: City Council, The Green Party, The American Experiment, more...

Baltimore City Power Rankings: City Council, The Green Party, The American Experiment, more...

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Out with the old, in with the new. The 15-member City Council will have eight new representatives come January, the biggest turnover since 2003, according to The Sun. And it is a youth movement, too, with victors Shannon Sneed (13th District), Zeke Cohen (1st District), Ryan Dorsey (3rd District), Kristerfer Burnett (8th District), and John T. Bullock (9th District) all in their 30s—not to mention Isaac "Yitzy" Schleifer (5th District), who is 27. As The Sun put it, "[t]he newcomers are pledging to push a more liberal agenda than their predecessors," meaning Baltimore City now has a better shot at a $15-an-hour minimum wage and...

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